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Robert Miles

Robert Miles


Robert “Bob” L. Miles, 75, of Marissa, IL; born on January 29, 1943 in East St. Louis, IL; passed away on Sunday, April 1, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in O’Fallon, IL.

Mr. Miles was a painter. He was a United States Army veteran serving in the Vietnam War. He was a member of the VFW. Bob enjoyed working in his woodshop making various things, remodeling his home, as well as fishing and hunting.

He was preceded in death by his parents – Edward and Edna, nee Hamm, Miles. Five brothers and two sisters.

He is survived by his wife – Carol, nee Quathamer, Miles whom he married on January 12, 1994 in Belleville, IL. His children – Katrina (Dwaine) Hoffman of New Athens, IL; Jessica (Michael) Moore of Marissa, IL; Marcie (Brandon) Folsom of Woodlawn, IL; Eric (Ashley) Skaggs of Newport, NC. Seven grandchildren – Trevor Eggemeyer; Trey Eggemeyer; Jade Skaggs; Autumn Richards; Daxton Fulsom; Braeden Skaggs; Jaxson Skaggs. One great-grandson – Sebastian Eggemeyer. Two brothers – Jim Miles; Bill Miles. One sister – Shirley Robinson.

Condolences to the family may be expressed online at

Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm and on Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 9:00am to 10:00am.

Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 10:00am with Pastor Paul Hahn officiating.

Interment: Burial will be held in the Tilden Cemetery in Tilden, IL.

Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.

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  1. Administrator says:

    So sorry for your loss. Now there are only 3 remaining.

    Posted by: Debra Lavnick – Family Friend Apr 02, 2018

  2. Administrator says:

    Sorry to hear of your loss, sending prayers for the family and friends. Tom and Jean Dempsey…

    Posted by: Jean Dempsey – Middletown, MO – Family Friend Apr 02, 2018

  3. Administrator says:

    We are so very sorry for your loss…Prayers are being lifted for the family…

    Posted by: Bill & Reene Kratky – Newport, NC – Friend Apr 02, 2018

  4. Administrator says:

    My wife and I would like to send our condolences. He was always very helpful when we would see him at the local hardware store. Our deepest respects to the family.

    Posted by: Jason Conaway – Marissa, IL – Family Friend Apr 02, 2018

  5. Administrator says:

    Bobby was a good guy. I knew him when I was a kid. My grandparents and his parents were friends. My condolences to all the family, including his son Rob, and his daughters Shelley and Julie, ad grandchildren not mentioned in his obituary. Nancy Loeffel and family

    Posted by: Nancy Loeffel – Sherman, MO – friend Apr 03, 2018

  6. Administrator says:

    My deepest condesneles

    Posted by: Amie Mercker – IL – Family Friend Apr 03, 2018

  7. Administrator says:

    So sorry for your loss, he was a great man and a loving husband.

    Posted by: Larry Knuckles – Sparta, IL – Family Friend Apr 03, 2018

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